This series features five workshops — AT in Minutes (NEW), All Behavior is Communication, Sensory Processing, Active Learning, and Using AAC — totaling 62 continuing education credits. Cost for this series is $925 — $800 early bird rate.
NEW Assistive Technology Solutions: Everyday Items Used in Extraordinary Ways — A Make and Take Workshop with Dr. Therese Willkomm.
Saturday, November 12, 2016 — 10 Credits
In this hands-on interactive workshop, participants will fabricate 10 different assistive technology solutions to take home with them.
All Behavior is Communication with Amy Collins, Ed.S., B.C.B.A
Friday, November 18 and Saturday, November 19, 2016 — 14 Credits
This workshop will provide an understanding of Functional Communication Training (FCT) and its use in addressing interfering behavior.
Active Learning: Functional Schemes Assessment with Patty Obrzut, M.S., O.T.R.
Friday, February 3 and Saturday, February 4, 2017 — 14 Credits
Learn how to increase functional independence and developmental skills while reducing stereotypical, self-injurious or aggressive behaviors in Active Learning.
The Use of AAC with Students with Visual Impairments and Multiple Disabilities with Megan Mogan, MS, CCC-SLP
Friday, March 3 and Saturday, March 4, 2017— 14 Credits
Explore ways educators can develop and integrate lite- and lo-tech Augmentative Alternative Communication (AAC) systems for students who are visually impaired.
Ready to Learn! How Behavior Reveals Sensory Processing Issues and What To Do About It with Kate Beals, OTR/L
Wednesday, April 5, 2017— 10 Credits
This workshop offers suggestions for helping children achieve and maintain readiness to engage in meaningful learning activities.
Early Bird Ends on November 12, 2016
EARLY BIRD PRICE
PDPs, CEs, ACVREP
Other Payment Option
To pay by Purchase Order or Check, or sign up with a group of 3 or more, contact Teresa Pagliuca at 617.972.7712 or Teresa.Pagliuca@Perkins.org.
Payment must be received and confirmed in order to secure your participation.
**Please Note: Confirmed participant refunds will not be given without a 48 hour notice of cancellation!
Questions, please contact: Teresa Pagliuca
Hours: Monday – Friday: 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM